Higher Silence100cm x 50cmAcrylic and spray paint on canvas 2020 Higher Silence is the final painting in the Oriens series. You can see the full collection in the Oriens virtual 3D exhibition (HERE) The new series of work I’ve have just started working on will be entitled Angels and Saints and will consist of both [...]
You are invited to take a look around the virtual exhibition, Oriens. This exciting platform is ideal in these crazy times we’re all living in. I hope you enjoy. All feedback would be most appreciated. ENTER THE EXHIBITION
A rare visit to the studio in these crazy times. Hoping to be able to drop in a bit more to work on these. The large painting was going to be part of a triptych for the ‘Streets Ahead’ exhibition at the Royal West of England Academy of Art. Due to open today. The show [...]
A couple of new charcoal drawings while on lockdown in the UK. Selected drawing are available in the shop. http://shop.richardshipley.art.
Grimality70cm X 50cm x3Ink on Paper2020 A recent triptych I did while on lockdown. The work looks at the anxiety felt whilst in isolation.
Drift Mixed media on paper70 cm X 50cm2020 Work I had just completed before the lockdown. I have one more completed piece from the Oriens series to share with you then this series will be halted for a while, until I can get back to the studio. I’ve been keeping busy with some smaller paintings [...]
Progressive Ascent70cm x 50cmMixed Media on Paper2020 The latest painting in the Oriens series. I started this painting back in 2011 and kind of lost my way with it so put it to one side. I recently came across it whilst looking through some boxes of old work in the studio and gave it a [...]
Patience Mixed media on paper 2020 This painting I finished this week looks at the way light and shadows are gradually dispersed across the urban environment as the sun rises from the east.
Work in Progress Rework an old unsold painting I had laying around the studio. Giving it a new lease of life. Materials I’ve used are Ink, and spray paint from the original 2011 work and oils and spray paint I added this week. I hope to get this finished this week.
Oil, acrylic and spray paint on paper 150cm X 95cm2020 A recent painting I completed as part of the ongoing Oriens series. Looking at the way light hits the urban environment.